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Grant-aided Special School Census and Leavers


An annual census of all Grant-aided Special Schools and Leavers, collecting individual pupil and teacher data. The results of the Grant-aided Special Schools census are published as part of the "Summary Statistics for Schools in Scotland" publication, which can be accessed here.

The current publication on SQA Attainment and School Leaver Qualifications in Scotland is available here.

The current publication on Destinations of Leavers from Scottish Schools is available here.

Data is submitted via ProcXed. A user guide for ProcXed and a link to the login page can be found here.

Key Information

Key Information

Nature of Exchange

Grant-aided special schools to Scottish Government

Method of collection



Individual pupils

Census day

Wednesday 20 September 2017

Submission to Scottish Government

Tuesday 10 October 2017

Survey Documentation